Saturday , September 23 2023

Santam Vacancies in Tygervalley – Developer

Website Santam Insurance

Job Description:

The Core Insurance Platform team in Santam BITS (Business Information Technology Services) is looking for a Developer, who will be based in Bellville.

The incumbent will be responsible for development, testing, maintaining and supporting software that meets business requirements on the Policy Administration System.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Adheres to defined software development lifecycles and best practice (including code standards, code reviews, source control, etc.)
  • Configure and develop screens and applications that meet business requirements (UI’s, business logic, rules, process flow, etc.)
  • Build integration / web services
  • Create XML payloads for integration between systems
  • Create test data and unit tests to ensure developed software works according to business requirement, design and specification
  • Considers non-functional requirements during software development (eg. performance, load, response, etc.)
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components
  • Support and maintain developed applications and services
  • Contributes and collaborates with team members across the SDLC from business analysis, design, development and testing in Agile / self-managed team environment
  • Identification of potential risks / issues and give input into risk plan
  • Provide support to other members of the Development Team and members of the Project Management team as required
  • Unit and functional testing of developed software to ensure it meets quality standards
  • Participate in code reviews and technical issue resolution meetings

Job Requirements:

  • Relevant Tertiary IT qualification and/or qualification through experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ IT development experience across the systems development lifecycle
  • Solid experience in :
    • Java 8, J2EE
    • XML
    • Object oriented development
    • Web application development
    • Web services
  • Experience or at least familiarity with SQL
    • Knowledge of SOLID principles / Design Patterns and their use
    • Working knowledge of the Atlassian Suite of products (e.g. Bamboo, JIRA, Confluence) would be advantageous
    • Knowledge of Agile methods, e.g. Kanban, SCRUM
    • Knowledge of Groovy advantageous
    • Knowledge of the short term insurance industry is advantageous
    • Working effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support and maintaining communication
    • Identifying, resolving or escalating risks, issues, dependencies, etc.
    • Must be able to work in a highly pressurised and dynamic environment
    • Investigation and analysis of information
    • Able to accept accountability for actions and decisions
    • IT Data Analysis
    • Project Oversight
    • Reporting and Administration
    • Quality, Compliance and Accreditation
    • Business Requirements Definition
    • Technologies

Job Details:

Company: Santam Insurance

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Tygervalley

Application Deadline: N/A

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